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  1. May 25

    Swimming beaches on the Willamette River one lap closer to reality

    City Council to consider the Eastbank Crescent Riverfront Plan and Central City Potential Swimming Beach Sites Study on June 7, 2017.

  2. May 25

    We admit it: Mom was right.

    Citywide Green Team asks staff how they help keep trash and recycling out of the landfill. Congratulations are in order for over 15 raffle prize winners.

  3. May 22

    City of Portland gets another step closer to state acknowledgement of the new 2035 Comprehensive Plan

    Several community members file objections after submittal of Task 4 to the Department of Land Conservation and Development.

  4. May 22

    PSC Spotlight: Kat Schultz

    Schultz shares her thoughts on the City’s top priorities and why ‘smart growth’ strategies can be the first wave of 21st century urban planning.

  5. May 19

    Central City 2035 Update: Recap of April 11 work session and preview of final PSC Work Session on CC2035 Plan

    The Planning and Sustainability Commission prepares for final vote on the Central City 2035 Plan on May 23.

City climate leadership award

Portland receives climate leadership award from C40 and Siemens.